Books Received 2007

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Asia Assembling women: The feminization of global manufacturing By TERI L. CARAWAY Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2007 ISBN: 9780801473654

Advancing East Asian regionalism By MELISSA G. CURLEY and NICHOLAS THOMAS New York: Routledge, 2007 ISBN: 0415349095

Encompassing a fractal world: The energetic female core in myth and everyday life By GIL DARYN Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2006 ISBN: 0739111736

Fairness, globalization, and public institutions: East Asia and beyond Edited by JIM DATOR, DICK PRATT and YONGSEOK SEO Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2006 ISBN: 9780824830557

Anti-Americans in world politics Edited by PETER J. KATZENSTEIN and ROBERT O. KEOHANE Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2007 ISBN: 9780801473517

The inclusive city: Infrastructure and public services for the urban poor in Asia Edited by APRODICIO A. LAQUIAN, VINOD TEWARI, and LISA M. HANLEY Washington DC: Woodrow Wilson Center Press, 2007 ISBN: 0801886449

The crisis of secularism in India Edited by ANURADHA DINGWANEY NEEDHAM and RAJESWARI SUNDER RAJAN Durham: Duke University Press, 2007 ISBN: 97808222338468

Stupa and Swastika: Historical urban planning principles in Nepal's Kathmandu valley By MOHAN PANT and SHUJI FUNO Kyoto: Kyoto University Press, 2007 ISBN: 9971693720

Globalization and change in Asia Edited by DENNIS A. RONDINELLI and JOHN M. HEFFRON Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2007 ISBN: 9781588264978

Changing visions of East Asia, 1943-93: Transformations and continuities By R.B. SMITH, edited by CHAD J. MITCHAM New York: Routledge, 2007 ISBN: 0415381401

Southeast Asia The flaming womb: Repositioning women in early modern Southeast Asia By BARBARA WATSON ANDAYA Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2006 ISBN: 9780824829551

The changing dynamics of Southeast Asian politics By JORN DOSCH Boulder: Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc. 2007 ISBN: 9781588264823

Pirates in paradise: A modern history of Southeast Asia's maritime marauders By STEFAN EKLOF Copenhagen: Nias Press, 2006 ISBN: 9788791114373

Elephants for Mr. Lincoln: American civil war-era diplomacy in Southeast Asia By WILLIAM STROBRIDGE and ANITA HIBLER Lanham: Scarecrow Press Inc. 2006 ISBN: 9780810857629

Sultans, shamans, and saints: Islam and Muslims in Southeast Asia By HOWARD M. FEDERSPIEL Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2007 ISBN: 9780824830526

Buddhism, power and political order Edited by IAN HARRIS New York: Routledge, 2007 ISBN: 9780415410182

Merchant in Asia: The trade of the Dutch East India Company during the eighteenth century By ELS M. JACOBS Leiden: CNWS Publications, 2006 ISBN: 9057897093

Historical dictionary of ancient Southeast Asia By JOHN N. MIKSIC Lanham, Maryland: Rowman and Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., 2006 ISBN: 0810855224

Knowing Southeast Asian subjects Edited by LAURIE J. SEARS Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2007 ISBN: 9971693666

America's strategy in Southeast Asia: From the Cold War to the Terror War By JAMES A. TYNER Lanham, Maryland: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, 2006 ISBN: 0742853582

Southeast Asian lives: Personal narratives and historical experience Edited by ROXANNA WATERSON Singapore: NUS Press, 2007 ISBN: 9971693445

Cambodia Expressions of Cambodia: The politics of tradition, identity and change Edited by LEAKTHINA CHAU-PECH OLLIER and TIM WINTER New York: Routledge, 2006 ISBN: 9780415385541

Paul Mus (1902-1969) L'espace d'un regard Edited by DAVID CHANDLER and CHRISTOPHER E. GOSCHA Paris: Les Indes Savantes, 2006 ISBN: 2846541310

Troubled relations: The United States and Cambodia since 1870 By KENTON CLYMER Dekalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2007 ISBN: 978087580615

Cambodge: The cultivation of a nation, 1860-1945 By PENNY EDWARDS Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2007 ISBN: 9780824829230

Calling the souls: A Cambodian ritual text By ASHLEY THOMPSON Phnom Penh: Reyum Publishing, 2005 ISBN: 1588860744

Indonesia State, communities and forests in contemporary Borneo Edited by FADZILH MAJID COOKE Canberra: Australian National University Press, 2006 ISBN: 9781920942519

Democratising Indonesia: The challenges of civil society in the era of Reformasi By MIKAELA NYMAN Copenhagen: Nias Press, 2006 ISBN: 9788791114823

Middle power statecraft: Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Asia-Pacific By JONATHAN H. …